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Origin

  • Hebrew, Old English

Meaning/history

  • "to tie" or "to bind",
  • Faithful,
  • one who is bound,
  • knotted cord,
  • Loving

Nicknames

  • Becky,
  • Bex,
  • Becca,
  • Bec,
  • Becki,
  • Becs,
  • Ree,
  • Rebs,
  • Becks,
  • Becka,
  • Becca,
  • Beka,
  • Beka,
  • Boo,
  • Bexy,
  • Beckalar,
  • Becky-bee-bobs,
  • Bee

Interesting Rebeccas

  • The first Mrs de Winter,
  • Rebecca Addlington,
  • Rebecca of Sunnybrook farm,
  • Rebecca Romjin‎,
  • Becky Sharpe,
  • Rebecca (mother of Abraham),
  • Rebecca Bloomwood - confessions of a shopaholic,
  • Rebekah Brookes,
  • Rebecca West - writer,
  • Rebecca Hop

Unfortunate Rebeccas

  • Rebecca Loos

Rebecca goes well with

Middle names/Siblings/Partners

  • Lily,
  • Matthew,
  • David,
  • Jean,
  • Leigh,
  • Louise, Joseph, Dominic, Adam,
  • May,
  • Ann,
  • Hannah

When I hear Rebecca
I think of...

  • Riots,
  • A lovely school friend,
  • femme fatale,
  • the Bible,
  • patience,
  • Leader,
  • Independent,
  • Resorceful,
  • Courageous,
  • strong,
  • beautiful,
  • Intelligent,
  • Confidence,
  • Teen chavs who spell their name Bekkiiiiy<3,
  • Teen chavs who spell their name Bekkiiiiy<3,
  • Thoughful,
  • beautiful and talented,
  • My beautiful sister in law
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